Lumion 6.5 – Now available

June 7, 2016 2:38 am

Lumion 6.5 is now available. Read below to see what’s new.


Lumion 6.5 contains an updated engine. The engine now works better with Windows 8 and 10. For Windows 10 users it also gives access to extra graphics card memory – the previous maximum was 4GB – so larger scenes are possible. The engine update provides a platform with greater opportunities for future development.

Customers of Lumion 6 get an update to Lumion 6.5 for FREE


Transparent Trees
You can now add transparency to trees and plants. This is a great way to prevent foliage from getting in the way of what you are trying to show.

Panorama Mode
Lumion now has a dedicated Panorama mode in addition to the existing Photo and Video modes.
In Panorama mode, you can choose to share your panoramas online using MyLumion or you can render a VR output, which can be viewed with a VR headset. Alongside 360 Panoramas for Samsung GearVR and Oculus Rift, it is now also possible to render outputs for other VR devices.

News & Learning available within Lumion
Version 6.5 comes with a stream of tips, tricks and news items aimed at helping you get slicker at using Lumion. The start of Lumion now shows tips, tricks and news items aimed at you getting better at Lumion.

Applying Materials Faster
Assigning materials is now more responsive than before. The delay between material assignment has been reduced resulting in a more fluid experience in the material section.

Duplicate items by moving them vertically
Beside moving object horizontally, you can now also duplicate objects and move them vertically


With Lumion 6.5 the minimum system requirements have changed from:

  • Windows 7, to Windows 7 with Service Pack 1
  • Vista to Vista with Service Pack 2.
  • The minimum system memory goes up from 4 to 8GB.
  • Lumion 6.5 is compatible with graphics cards that support Direct X11 and up.

Check the recommend and minimum system requirements on